Essays by kongbo
PetsMay 25th, 2018
Whether you believe it or not, Americans spent a whopping 69.5 billion dollars on their pets in 2017 and owners have to pay ever higher price for the same thing over and over. This phenomenon has trigger an heated debate about whether it is wise to spend a big sum of money on pets even though owners might have better ways to use their money. As for me, although I don’t keep a pet, I still believe keeping a pet is a worthwhile thing to do,since our dogs or cats might keep us fit physically and mentally.
Friends’ and colleagues’ recommendations are more influentialMay 9th, 2018
When people purchase an expensive good, they may chew over their decision again and again in order to make sure it is economical and worthy. In this process, people may be influenced by some information sources, such as recommendations from their friends or colleagues, information from kinds of media or salesman in the market. As for me, I hold the view that recommendations from my friends or colleagues play the most important role in helping me make final decision because of the reliability and practicality of these suggestions.
City and villageMay 6th, 2018
City and village are two main kind of habitats for human beings on this plant, and each of them has its own merits and demerits. Thus, this situation has triggered a heated debate: which one of them is more comfortable for citizen to live in. As for me, compared with rural life, city life is to my taste because it is more convenient and there has more job opportunities in the cities.
CriticismMay 2nd, 2018
In this high competitive society, it is difficult for a individual to gain success without cooperation with others. Learning how to communicate with colleagues, including how to be on board with criticism from others, has gradually become a must-have quality for every worker. This phenomenon has triggered a interesting discussion: does the ability to accept criticism have anything to do with one’s career success? In my opinion, I believe people who not bounce ideas off others are not likely to be successful. My reasons and examples are given below.
What activities should parents do with their kidsApril 30th, 2018
When thinking about the issue that what kinds of activities should parents do when they spend time with their kids, different people will have different answers. Maybe some parents believe that they should spend more time helping their children to finish the homework, however, I insist that playing games or doing sports is the better answer for this question, since it can bring two important benefits to the youngsters.
Role of hardwork for our successFebruary 10th, 2018
People in our time have more opportunities to succeed but they also have to face more fatal competition. Success in every aspect of the society requires extraordinary efforts in addition to some luck and various kinds of social network since we are living in an age which emphasizes team work and cooperation between each other. Weighing the importance of social network against hard work, I am a big fan of building solid relationship with other people when we talk about some specific fields.